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- Bongbong Marcos writes birthday poem for Rodrigo Duterte
MANILA, Philippines â€“ Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte celebrated his 71st birthday on Monday, March 28. Before his special day ended, a good friend channeled his inner Shakespeare and wrote the presidential candidate a poem. Marcos said he was the one ...
- New opportunity for Washington County Fair exhibitors - St. George Daily Spectrum
St. George Daily SpectrumNew opportunity for Washington County Fair exhibitorsSt. George Daily SpectrumThe Fair exhibits paintings, photography, sculptures, quilting, sewing, craft, bottled and decorated food items, literary arts (prose and poetry) garden and flower displays and much more. Check out the possibilities at washcofair.net under Premium List.
- Top 10: Best Poetry Books for Kids
I think Iâ€™ve been â€œworkingâ€ on it for more than a year. I feel somewhat fraudulent posting on best poetry books for kids because Iâ€™m no expert. National Poetry Month is forcing me to face my own fear of poetry to finally complete this list.
- Robert Frost's poetry: Better than this modern stuff?
William J. Federer is the author of "Change to Chains: The 6,000 Year Quest for Global Control" and "What Every American Needs to Know About the Quran: A History of Islam and the United States." Robert Frost began publishing poems in his high school bulletin.
- Wallace Stevens Bio Takes Another Look At A Complicated Poet - Hartford Courant
Hartford CourantWallace Stevens Bio Takes Another Look At A Complicated PoetHartford CourantMariani regrets the silence on Elsie's part but adds that their disharmony had a positive impact on Stevens' poetry. "What happens with the idea of the erotic? How does he find emotional fulfillment? As far as I can tell he sublimates it and it becomes ...
- Books: Deaths of the Poets by Paul Farley and Michael Symmons Roberts
At 9 oâ€™clock on a Friday morning in 1972, the Pulitzer-winning poet John Berryman walked onto the Washington Avenue Bridge in the heart of the University of Minneapolis â€” just yards from where he gave his inspirational daily lectures â€” and jumped off.
- Today marks Nasir Kazmi's 45th death anniversary
He also discussed modern issues in his poems. Nasir Kazmi was proficient in his romantic Ghazals. The way he puts simple words together and addresses his beloved, even the stone-hearted are forced to embrace him. His work looks effortless to say the least.
- For the quiet kids: See how this Bellevue teen got his confidence â€” and an award from the governor
Yamada took Shiong and another student to Atlanta for a Boys & Girls Club seminar in poetry and the spoken word. In the end, he went from flunking English to finding an outlet for his feelings through writing. â€œHe more than just helped me,â€ Shiong said ...
- On Borders, White Space, and Saying the Unsayable
As de la Pazâ€™s poem closes with a period, light throws on the rooftops outside my window, tinging each building. This light creates discernment between mountain and sky where an hour ago all in the dark were just huddled masses, light dividing one thing ...
- Public Poetry Project Unveiled in Middlesbrough
â€œThis is an imaginative and inspirational project which will both enrich the townâ€™s cultural offer and builds on our important history of poetry and performance as a force for social and political change. â€œTeesside University supports a wide breadth ...
- Childrenâ€™s poetry book released
Good literature moralising children strengthens the foundation of new generation. This was said by Prof Kaptan Singh Solanki, Governor of Haryana, awhile speaking at the release ceremony of a poetry book, 'Rang Birangi Titlian', at the Haryana Raj Bhavan ...
- Colleenâ€™s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 34 â€“ POWER & ALLURE
Nothing must ever be overstated. The poetry never attempts to repeat, quote or explain the prose. Instead, the poetry reflects some aspect of the prose by introducing a different step in the narrative through a microburst of detail. Thus the poetry is a ...
- Lacuna Coil â€” The Kings (and Queen) of Italian Metal
poetry and, of course, opera over the years. It hasnâ€™t, however, been known for its metal bands. There are a few bands that had a cult following for a short time, such as Ephel Duath, Linea 77, Death SS, Rhapsody of Fire and Dope Stars Inc. But goth ...
- Listeners read passages from their favourite books, essays and poems
Book lovers have shared their appreciation for the written word by phoning in to read excepts from their favourite texts. Presenter Eusebius McKaiser opened the lines for listeners to call in and read from their favourite passages.
- â€˜Being a woman on Tinder...â€™: Watch this poet attack beauty norms in the age of online dating
Poet Glori B says she has no time for haters or for men trying to treat her like a doormat, especially on online dating apps such as Tinder. In this performance (above) of her poem Damn Girl, she takes on body-shamers and trolls with a vengeance.